Support Arts and Education Council in a Meaningful Way

Planned gifts to the Arts and Education Council make a lasting impact on the vibrancy, diversity and breadth of arts and culture opportunities across the St. Louis metropolitan region. You can leave your legacy by supporting A&E’s annual fund with an unrestricted bequest or providing a directed gift to support an area of particular interest to you and your family, for example: arts education; art scholarships; rural arts support; arts access in underserved communities; start-up arts funding; and/or capital gifts to maintain and grow A&E’s Centene Center for the Arts – an arts incubator and accelerator space. In addition to the numerous tax benefits provided to you and/or your family, estate gifts make a transformative difference in the lives of children and adults for years to come and make St. Louis a thriving cultural destination for millions.

About Bequests

You may be looking for a way to make a significant gift to help further our mission. A bequest is a gift made through your will or trust. It is one of the most popular and flexible ways that you can support our mission.

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Gift Options

Find out What to Give and learn about the best assets to make a planned gift. Learn about gifts of cash, securities and property. Learn How to Give and discover gift options that provide tax and income benefits. Discover the best planned gift to meet your goals.

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Donor Stories

Learn how others have made their impact through estate giving to our organization. Explore the many personal benefits of charitable gift planning here.

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Beneficiary Designation

A beneficiary designation gift is a simple and affordable way to make a gift to support our mission. You can designate our organization as a beneficiary of a retirement, investment or bank account or your life insurance policy...

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